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SINHALA QUOTE FROM THE WEB

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THOUGHT OF THE DAY FROM THE WEB

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Sri Lanka Coastguard Officers Have Arrested 31 Local Fishermen While Fishing By Using Banned Fishing Nets

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Sri Lankan Coastguard Officers have today(31) arrested 31 Sri Lankan Fishermen  while fishing in Sri Lankan Sea near Baththalangunduwa Island by using banned fishing nets.

Along with the local fishermen the Coastguard Officers have arrested 8 boats,a stock of fishing nets  and around 1572 Kilo Grammes of Fish according to sources.

The 31 detained local fishermen were handed over to the Kalpitiya Police for further investigations and later they have been released on police bail the sources said.

A FAMOUS QUOTE ON AN ART

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A FAMOUS PORTRAIT PAINTING(1510) OF YESTERYEAR ITALIAN ARTIST LEONARDO DA VINCI(1452-1519)

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Sri Lanka Navy Have Arrested Nine Indian Fishermen Along With Their Boats When Entering Sri Lankan Territorial Waters

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Four Civilians Protested Violently In Front Of Homagama Magistrate Court Have Been Remanded

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Four Civilians who were alleged as protested violently in front of Homagama Magistrate Court last week over the imprisonment of Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thero have been arrested by the Police.

The four suspects have been remanded until 09th of February by  Homagama Magistrate today (31) after they were  produced before the court.
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According to the  order given by Homagama Magistrate to arrest those who were protested violently in front of the court last week including so many Buddhist Monks ,police have arrested four of the protesters.



POPULAR YESTERYEAR SINHALA SONG SUNG BY LATE MERVYN PERERA

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Taxes Imposed On Imported Rice To Be Increased By Rs.15 Per Kilo Gramme With Effect From Midnight Tonight

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The taxes imposed on imported rice will be increased by Rs.15 per Kilo Gramme with effect from midnight tonight according to Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake.

Accordingly the taxes imposed on imported rice will be increased from Rs.35 to Rs.50 Per Kilo Gramme the Minister has stated.

Police Have Arrested A Stock Of More Than 20 Kilo Grammes Of Heroin And 1.1 Kilo Grammes Of Kerala Cannabis In Ambalangoda

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HEALTH TIP FROM THE WEB

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SINHALA QUOTE FROM THE WEB

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THOUGHT OF THE DAY

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Ministry Of Health Has Requested The Public To Destroy Mosquito Breeding Places To Avoid Spreading Zika Virus Infection In Sri Lanka

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The Ministry Of Health,Nutrition And Indigenous Medicine has requested the public to destroy mosquito breeding places including dengue mosquito breeding places to avoid spreading of "Zika Virus Infection" which spreading in South and Central American Countries these days, in Sri Lanka.

"Zika Virus Infection" is  spreading through two varieties of mosquitoes namely  "Eadis Egypty" (Dengue Mosquito) and "Eadis Vittatus"which have already been  bred in Sri Lanka .The disease  is mainly affecting pregnant mothers and through a mother infected with Zika Virus Infection, The fetus will be infected  and as a result the babies are born with brain defects the doctors have said.

This infection is already spreading in Brazil and eight other South and Central American Countries as an epidemic and United States has already advised pregnant mothers to avoid travelling those countries due to this infection.

The only solution to prevent spreading of "Zika …

A FAMOUS QUOTE ON AN ART

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"LOVERS" A FAMOUS ART WORK OF YESTERYEAR SPANISH ARTIST PABLO PICASSO(1881-1973)

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Wellawatta Police Have Arrested Two Persons With 10.2 Kilo Grammes Of Wallapatta In Their Possession

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Wellawatta Police have today(30) arrested an Indian National and a Sri Lankan at Chappal Street near Wellawatta(In Colombo) with 10.2 Killo Grammes of Wallapatta(Agarwood) in their possession.

Police have arrested the suspects as per a tip  received by Police Officers .

The two suspects ,42 year old Indian and 32 year old Sri Lankan have been produced before the Mount Lavinia Magistrate Court this evening according to reports.

POPULAR YESTERYEAR SINHALA SONG SUNG BY PRIYA SURIYASENA

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Two Persons Got Killed And Two Injured Due To A Car Crash On Eppawala-Kekirawa Main Road

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Four Persons including Son Of Former President Yoshitha Have Been Remanded Until 11th Of February

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 Four persons who were arrested by Police Financial Crime Division this evening including Yoshitha Rajapakshe who is  the second son of former president Mahinda Rajapakshe ,former president's media coordinating secretary Rohan Weliwita ,The brother of minister Arjuna Rantahunge ,Nishantha Rantahunge and Kavishan Dissanayake have been remanded until 11th of February after being produced before  Kaduwela Magistrate Court .

All four suspects have been arrested by Police Financial Crime Investigation Division this evening after recorded their statements regarding the alleged financial irregularities occurred at private sports channel carlton sports network including misusing of state resources.

Four Persons Including Former President's Son Yoshitha And Media Coordinating Secretary Have Been Arrested By Financial Crime Investigation Division

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Four Persons including yoshitha rajapakshe  the second son of former president mahinda rajapakshe, ,the media coordinating Secretary of former president rohan weliwita and brother of minster arjuna rantahunge, nishantha ranathunge  have been arrested by the Police Financial Crime Investigation Unit short while ago in connection with financial irregularities occurred at the private television channel carlton sports network(csn).

Earlier in the day financial crime investigation unit has recorded statements from all the four arrested.The suspects are due to be produced before Kaduwela Magistrate Court this evening  according to sources.

HEALTH TIP FROM THE WEB

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Police Financial Crime Investigation Division Has Recorded Statements From Former President's Son Yoshitha and Media Coordinating Secretary

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The Police Financial Crime Investigation Division has today(30) recorded statements from the second son of Former President Mahinda Rajapakshe,Yoshitha Rajapakshe  and the Media Coordinating Secretary of Former President Rohan Weliwita regarding the link with Private T.V Channel Carlton Sports Network(CSN) and alleged financial irregularities  occurred at the Channel respectively.

The statement from  Former President's second son Yoshitha Rajapakshe who is attached to Sri Lanka Navy has been recorded at Navy Headquarters in Colombo by the Financial Crime Investigation Division Officials regarding his link to the CSN Channel.

Earlier in the day Financial Crime Investigation Division has recorded a statement from former president's Media Coordinating Secretary Rohan Weliwita regarding alleged financial irregularities occurred at the T.V Channel.

SINHALA QUOTE FROM THE WEB

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Sri Lanka Navy Have Arrested 21 Local Fishermen Who Have Illegally Fishing With Banned Nets

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THOUGHT OF THE DAY

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Rs.40 Billion -Megapolis Development Plan Of Western Province Had Launched Yesterday(29)

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The Rs.40 Billion worth Megapolis  Development Plan of the Western Province has been launched yesterday (29) at the Independence Square in Colombo.

This Megapolis  Development Plan which covers the entire Western Province  is due to be carried out  for a 15 year period under three phases .Under this Plan all the districts in  Western Province including Colombo,Gampaha And Kalutara will be developed as a Mega Town based on City Of Colombo .

Achieving Economic Prosperity,Ensure Environmental Conservation,Establish Social Justice and creating of a spiritual human are the four main objectives of this Megapolis Development Plan Of Western Province according to the government.

Around 150 Projects are scheduled to be implemented under ten themes to achieve these objectives .

The Government is expecting to extend this Megapolis Development Plan to other parts of the country as well in future.
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Former President Gave An Evidence Before Presidential Commission

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The former president Mahinda Rajapakshe has yesterday(29) appeared before the Presidential Commission Of Inquiry to Investigate And Inquire Into Serious  Acts Of Fraud ,Corruption And Abuse Of Power,State Resources And Privileges to give an evidence on an alleged financial irregularity  occurred during his tenure.

 The former president has gave an evidence  on  the complaint received by Presidential Commission regarding not settling the bills of Presidential Election Advertisements given by  his party United Peoples Freedom Alliance which telecast over a state electronic media channel during the Presidential Election Campaign. 

A FAMOUS QUOTE OF AN ARTIST

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"FARM GIRLS AFTER WORK" A FAMOUS ART WORK OF YESTERYEAR GERMAN ARTIST LEOPOLD SCHMUTZLER(1864-1940)

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South African Graham Ford Has Been Appointed As The New Cricket Coach Of Sri Lankan National Cricket Team

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Sri Lanka Cricket has appointed the South African born Cricket Coach Graham Ford as the new Coach of Sri Lankan National Cricket Team for a 45 month Period with effect from 01st of February.

The 55 year old Ford has coached Sri Lankan Cricket Team during 2012-2014 period before taking up coaching position of  Surrey County in England.

As Sri Lankan National Cricket Team performed poorly during recent series of matches against other countries under local cricket coaches, Sri Lanka Cricket has decided to getting the service of a foreign coach for the team.

Graham Ford has guided the Surrey County to emerged as the country championship second division  title.

Air Port Customs Officers Have Arrested A Man Who Attempted To Smuggle 32 Kilo Grammes Of Wallapatta Out Of The Country

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The Air Port Customs Officers have yesterday(29) morning arrested a man who attempted to smuggle around 32 Kilo Grammes of expensive Wallapatta (Agarwood)out of the country at Katunayake,Bandaraniake International Air Port.

Air Port Customs Officers have arrested the 38 year old suspect  who is a resident of Badalagama Area while he attempted to board a flight to Dubai around 2.55 a.m yesterday morning with a stock of  expensive Wallapatta which are use to manufacture an expensive perfumes in his possession.

The Stock of Wallapatta carried by the suspect is worth around Rs.9.6 Million according to Customs Officers.

POPULAR YESTERYEAR SINHALA CLASSICAL SONG SUNG BY VISHARADA NANDA MALANI

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A Wild Elephant Has Trampled To Death A Man At Mahaoya

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